Natalia Dyer

Last updated on 21 November 2017

Natalia Dyer (born January 13, 1997) is an American actress known primarily for her role as Nancy Wheeler in the Netflix science fiction horror series Stranger Things.

Natalia Dyer
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Dyer at the 2017 San Diego Comic-Con
Born January 13, 1997
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2009–present


In 2009, Dyer appeared in Hannah Montana: The Movie as Clarissa Granger. In 2011, she starred in The Greening of Whitney Brown alongside Brooke Shields and Aidan Quinn. Dyer then appeared in the indie film I Believe in Unicorns which premiered in 2014 at SXSW.[1][2]

In 2016, Dyer began starring as Nancy Wheeler in the Netflix web series Stranger Things.[3]

Personal life

Dyer was a student at NYU in 2016-17. She studies at the Gallatin School of Individualized Study.[4] She has ADHD, for which she has been medicated since childhood. [5]



Year Title Role Notes
2009 Hannah Montana: The Movie Clarissa Granger
2010 Too Sunny for Santa Janie
2011 The Greening of Whitney Brown Lily
2012 Blue Like Jazz Grace
2014 I Believe in Unicorns Davina
2014 The City at Night Adeline
2015 Till Dark Lucy
2016 Long Nights Short Mornings Marie
2016 Don't Let Me Go Banshee
2017 Yes, God, Yes Alice Short film
2017 After Darkness Clara Beaty
2018 Mountain Rest Clara
2018 Tuscaloosa Virginia


Year Title Role Notes
2016–present Stranger Things Nancy Wheeler 17 episodes

Awards and nominations

Year Nominated work Award Category Result Ref.
2017 Stranger Things Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series Won [6]
Young Artist Awards Best Performance in a Digital TV Series or Film—Teen Actress Nominated


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